North Dakota contains nine schools that offer dog training programs. North Dakota State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking dog training school in ND, has a total student population of 14,189 and is the 1427th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 dog training schools in North Dakota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rasmussen College-Fargo comes out as the most expensive ($13,017/yr), with Turtle Mountain Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,031/yr.
Dog Training students from North Dakota schools who go on to become dog trainers, dog control officers, guide dog instructors, guide dog trainers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,080 people working as animal trainers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $31,080. Also, Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers make on average $23,400 per year and there are about 71,350 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the dog training schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from dog training, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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